Date Claimer – 8th Biennial K’gari (Fraser Island) Conference – Saturday 31st August 2019

Community, Culture and Collaborations – 8th Biennial K’gari (Fraser Island) Conference

This event is a collaboration between the Butchulla Aboriginal Corporation and the Fraser Island Defenders Organisation.

Hosted by University of the Sunshine Coast, Fraser Coast Campus (161-179 Old Maryborough Rd.)

Saturday 31st August 2019

Keynote speaker:

Leading social psychologist and advocate for wilderness experiences, Steve Biddulph, author of Ten Things Girls Need Most, Raising Girls, Raising Boys, Complete Secrets of Happy Children, and The New Manhood will address the delegates with his speech entitled: Growing Up And The Wild

It is planned for Saturday 31st August to be held at the Fraser Coast Campus of the University of the Sunshine Coast. The plan is for the conference and cultural festival to run from 9.00 am to 5:00 pm with plenary sessions during the day. It allows out of town guests to join a whale-watching trip before heading home on Sunday.

If your are looking for accommodation in Hervey Bay the Best Western Ambassador Motor Lodge, 296 Esplanade, Pialba, QLD 4655 is offering a Conference discount if you use the PROMO code: fido